Sunday, 18 October 2009

Allsorts challenge week 23

Here is my card for this weeks Allsorts challenge. The theme is Monochrome Christmas following a sketch. I made two cards, as I forgot the sketch bit in my first attempt! The main stamp is by Inkadinkado from their Tin Can Mail range. I stamped it in Adirondack Espresso. I used a damp paint brush to drag some colour onto the holly. The small holly stamp is from Graphicus and the sentiment is from Hero arts I think. The paper is a download from Summer Driggs and the corner is made using my Martha Stewart Doily Lace punch. I was really not sure what to use for the embellies, and ended up punching some little trees from some paper stamped with music (Stamporuim). Thanks for looking!

10 comments:

  1. Hi Sally,

    love the musical papers you have used and the holly looks great fab idea to drag the ink into the image,

    thanks for playing at Allsorts

    Emma xxx

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  2. Hi Sally

    Lovely card love the colours and the image is great thanks for joining us this week hugs kirsten...x

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  3. oooh this is stunning, beautiful stamping

    Victoria
    Allsorts GDT
    x

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  4. Hi Sally

    Great card and love your colour scheme and take on my sketch.

    Thank yo so much for joining us at Allsorts this week.

    B x

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  5. I really love this card Sally and I think you've done a great take on the challenge brief.

    The colour you've chosen for the monochrome tints and tones is just up my street. Lovely image too.

    Lesley Xx

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  6. Hi Sally. This great. I love how you've dragged the colour onto the image and that music bp is lovely.
    Your little xmas tree embellies are very clever, they work perfectly.

    Lisax

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  7. Hi Sally

    Missed seeing your creations whilst I have been away.

    Your take on Brenda's challenge is wonderful and I love your colour choice and gorgeous image.

    Such a beautiful sentiment and one we just have to live in hope for!

    Thank you for playing along with Allsorts this week.

    Love Jules xx

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  8. Beautiful card, great image
    Thanks for joining us at Allsorts

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  9. Fab card Sally, I love the holly image xx

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  10. Absolutely love this card Sue, totally inspired.
    x Michelle

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